There are 2 translations of legitimate in Spanish:

legitimate1

Pronunciation: /lɪˈdʒɪtəmət; lɪˈdʒɪtɪmət/

adj

  • 1.1 (lawful) [government/authority/claim] legítimo; [business] legal; [tackle/move] reglamentario legitimate child hijo legítimo, hija legítima (m,f)
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    • They are laws because they are instructions given by a legitimate authority, not because they are backed up by force.
    • It would be outside the scope of legitimate judicial interpretation.
    • He says tenancy databases are an important and legitimate tool which help real estate agents carry out their job responsibly.
    1.2 (reasonable) [excuse/complaint/interest] legítimo, justificado
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    • Many of the arguments made thus far sound like excuses rather than legitimate reasons.
    • And since when does having a democracy excuse any country from legitimate, reasoned criticism?
    • Well, both factors play a role here, but they really serve as excuses more than legitimate reasons.

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Word of the day aglomeración
f
se produjo una aglomeración en torno a la estrella = a crowd gathered around the star …
Cultural fact of the day

La movida madrileña is an expression referring to the Madrid social and cultural scene of the late 1970s and early 1980s, and the people involved in it. It was a youth phenomenon based around night spots in the city, such as the now defunct club Rock-Ola. One of the leading lights of the movida was the movie director Pedro Almodóvar.

There are 2 translations of legitimate in Spanish:

legitimate2

Pronunciation: /lɪˈdʒɪtəmeɪt; lɪˈdʒɪtɪmeɪt/

vt

  • legitimize

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Word of the day aglomeración
f
se produjo una aglomeración en torno a la estrella = a crowd gathered around the star …
Cultural fact of the day

La movida madrileña is an expression referring to the Madrid social and cultural scene of the late 1970s and early 1980s, and the people involved in it. It was a youth phenomenon based around night spots in the city, such as the now defunct club Rock-Ola. One of the leading lights of the movida was the movie director Pedro Almodóvar.